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All about our life in Penzance, the Isles of Scilly and the funny things that happen when you run a guesthouse!

COVID 19 update

Please see below the latest statement from Visit Cornwall. For all those guests due to visit us in the next couple of months at least please reconsider and delay until later in the year when hopefully some sort of normality has returned....


Keigwin House Corona Virus (COVID 19) statement. At Keigwin House we are like everyone else following Government and WHO guidelines closely and at the moment remain open. Please be assured we are doing the utmost to reduce the risk to ourselves and any potential...

Sailing Trip in Mounts Bay.

At the end of March I was lucky enough to be invited out with Marine Discovery on their sailing catamaran, Shearwater 2, to go looking for wildlife in Mounts Bay. Seven of us members of the Penzance & District Tourism Association took up the offer to be 'guinea...

Weekend of sunshine, pilot gigs and vintage cars.

Saturday this weekend saw the annual Mounts Bay Pilot Gig Regatta. My sister was over with several other rowers from Scilly and they bought the Emma Louise gig from St Marys with them, so we took the opportunity to go to Marazion and support them all.  Scilly Ladies A...

Ross Bridge

The same day that all the excitment of HMS Queen Elizabeth visiting Mounts Bay the Ross Bridge was opened to let the St Piran the sea fisheries boat out.   The Ross Bridge open.       St Piran being towed into the wet dock. We have lived in Penzance for over 12 years...

HMS Queen Elizabeth visits Mounts Bay.

  Firstly apologies for the photos, taken on my phone and really don't do HMS QE justice. Probably one of the most photographed sights in Mounts Bay this year, after the snow! HMS Queen Elizabeth the new aircraft carrier arrived in Mounts Bay last week, and...

Keigwin House Penzance

Fran and Stuart Brint welcome you to our friendly, quality guesthouse in Penzance. We are confident that you will experience a fantastic stay here.

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Keigwin House, Alexandra Road, Penzance, TR18 4LZ